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The Power and Promise of Humane Education

Zoe Weil


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This book offers teachers, activists, and educational reformers a vision for a profound educational movement with the potential to inspire compassionate citizenship among students and the creation of a more humane world. It provides specific ideas, activities, lessons, and resources to put this vision into practice.

New Society Publishers, 9780865715127, 192pp.

Publication Date: September 15, 2004

About the Author

Zoe Weil is on the faculty of the University of Maine and Cambridge College, and is President of the International Institute for Humane Education which offers the only comprehensive M.Ed. degree and certificate program in humane education in the U.S. As director of Animalearn -- an animal protection organization -- for seven years, she pioneered the development of humane education, reaching tens of thousands of students annually. A frequent speaker at conferences around the U.S. and abroad, she lives in Surry, Maine.